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Human Rights Watch

The largest human rights organization based in the United States, Human Rights Watch started in 1978 as Helsinki Watch, monitoring the compliance of Soviet bloc countries with the human rights provisions of the Helsinki Accords. In the 1980s Americas Watch was established to monitor abuses by both sides in the war in Central America, and thereafter other committees were set up to cover other regions of the world such as Asia and Africa. In 1988 all the "Watch" committees were united to form Human Rights Watch. The organization's researchers conduct fact-finding investigations into human rights abuses in all regions of the world, and their findings are then published in dozens of books and reports every year.

This database contains annual reports (1996 - 2013) and selected country reports (1992 - 2013).  Website: www.hrw.org
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Iran: Reverse Closure of Nobel Laureate's Rights Group

21 December 2008 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Iran Hangs Seventh Juvenile Offender This Year

3 November 2008 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Cluster Munitions in the Middle East and North Africa

November 2008 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country Reports

Iran: Attacks Escalate Against Women's Rights Activists

28 October 2008 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Iran: Move To End Juvenile Executions

17 October 2008 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

UN: Hold Ahmadinejad Accountable for Iran Rights Crisis

18 September 2008 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Iran: Rights Crisis Escalates - Faces and Cases from Ahmadinejad's Crackdown

18 September 2008 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

The Last Holdouts: Ending the Juvenile Death Penalty in Iran, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Pakistan, and Yemen

10 September 2008 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country Reports

Iran: Executions of Juvenile Offenders Rising

26 August 2008 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

Iran: End Executions of Juvenile Offenders

29 July 2008 | Publisher: Human Rights Watch | Document type: Country News

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